Offline Mode is a wonderful feature that allows you to download songs, playlists, albums, podcasts, etc. to your device. And then, you can listen to music without an active internet connection or without mobile data usage. Does Tidal have an Offline Mode? It could be particularly helpful when I want to listen to Tidal offline on my desktops and mobile devices.
Yes, there is a Tidal Offline Mode. Tidal provides over 100 million songs and 650,000 music videos for users to explore. But only Tidal HiFi and HiFi Plus subscribers have the privilege of accessing this function with the best audio quality. If you are eligible, you can check out the tutorial to play Tidal offline. Besides, we will also introduce another way to use Tidal offline with a free account and offer some solutions to fix Tidal Offline Mode not working.
Part 1. FAQs about Tidal Offline Mode on PC/Mac/Android/iPhone
Q1: Does Tidal Have Offline Mode on Android and iPhone?
A: Yes, Tidal offers the Offline Mode feature on its mobile app. But it's not available on all subscription levels. Please update to a Tidal HiFi or HiFi Plus subscription to get offline downloads.
Q2: How Can I Listen to Tidal Offline?
A: You need to download Tidal songs on your mobile devices in advance. Then you can activate the Offline Mode function and start to enjoy Tidal music without using mobile data.
Q3: Where Does Tidal Store Offline Music on Android and iOS?
A: You can enter the Tidal for Android app or iOS app. Then go to the 'My Collection' section and hit on the 'Downloaded' button. And then you will find the downloaded Tidal songs on your Android phones and iPhones.
Q4: Is There a Tidal Offline Download Limit?
A:. The download limit to the number of songs is 10,000 on Tidal. And you can only use up to five devices in offline mode simultaneously with a family subscription.
Q5: Does Tidal Have Offline Mode on Desktop?
A: No. Tidal did not offer an official desktop application with a dedicated offline mode for Mac and PC..
Q6: How Do I Download Tidal Songs Offline on Desktop?
A: To keep Tidal audio offline on the desktop, you need to use a powerful third-party Tidal music downloader, like DRmare Tidal Music Converter. Then you can use it to download and save Tidal songs on Windows or Mac computers for use offline with ease.
Q7: How to Do When Tidal Offline Period Has Expired?
A: If Tidal said that the "offline period has expired", you can try to fully sign out of the Tidal app and re-authorize your Tidal account details to log in again. Tidal always requires you to pass a credential check and verify you're still paying for a HiFi or HiFi Plus subscription. Besides, you can try to restore Tidal offline content again.
Part 2. How to Listen to Tidal Offline on PC and Mac Desktop
In the beginning, we learned that there is no Tidal offline Mac and PC mode. But don't worry, we can get help from a third-party tool. This tool is designed for Tidal music. It is DRmare Tidal Music Converter. It can help access Tidal offline mode on PC and Mac with ease. With this tool, you can break the Tidal offline limits and the protection from Tidal songs. And you can convert Tidal music to plain audio files like FLAC, MP3 and more.
DRmare Tidal Music Converter can download and convert Tidal audio tracks in batches. And it will keep the audio files with the original quality and full metadata. This will give you a better offline listening experience of Tidal songs. Also, before converting, you can edit the Tidal audio parameters you want. You can adjust the audio channel, sample rate, bit rate, and more. After converting, you can listen to Tidal music offline on Windows and Mac computers. Besides, you can move Tidal music to other media players or devices for playing offline. With this tool, you can enjoy Tidal music offline forever even your Tidal subscription has expired.
DRmare Tidal Music Converter
How to Use Tidal Offline PC/Mac Mode via DRmare Tidal Music Converter
To get Tidal PC offline mode, please install the DRmare Tidal Converter program on your computer first. And you need to have an active Tidal account and the Tidal app. After then, you can start your free trial of DRmare Tidal Music Converter. With it, you can play Tidal on your computer and other devices that don't have an internet connection.
- Step 1Launch the DRmare Tidal Music Converter
From the desktop of your computer, double-click the icon of DRmare Tidal Music Converter. Then the program will activate. The Tidal app installed on your computer will open as well. Then you need to log in to your Tidal account. (A free Tidal account is OK.)
- Step 2Set audio format for Tidal offline download
- To access Tidal offline on PC and Mac, you need to set the output audio format for Tidal music. Please hit the Menu icon at the top right on the DRmare software. Then select 'Preferences' from the list. Next, choose the 'Convert' option from the pop-up window.
- Now, you can start to reset the output audio format for Tidal songs. There are six output audio formats to choose from for Tidal songs. You can opt and convert Tidal to your desired format. What's more, the bit rate, sample rate, channel, and more are also available for editing. At last, please touch the 'OK' button to apply the settings.
- Step 3Load Tidal music tracks to DRmare TidiKit
- Now, please go to the Tidal app to find and choose the Tidal songs you want to convert. Then touch the target song and click on the '...' icon. Next, select 'Share' from the list and head to choose the 'Copy Track Link' option. Now, you get the link to the Tidal song you want to download and convert.
- Next, back to the main screen of the DRmare program. Locate the search box on its top and put the copied link on the box. Then click on the 'plus' icon to import music from Tidal to DRmare TidiKit for converting.
- Step 4Download Tidal audio to listen offline
- Find and click on the 'Convert' button on the DRmare program. DRmare will begin to download Tidal music for playing on desktop offline. Then wait for a few seconds. Later, all the Tidal audio files will be converted and stored on your computer. After that, you can check them via the 'Converted' button. Then you can listen to Tidal offline on your PC and Mac computer. You can also move and play offline Tidal music on any device you want.
Part 3. How to Play Tidal Offline on Android/iPhone via Offline Mode
Tidal Offline Mode is available for the Tidal app on all Android and iOS mobiles and tablets. On the mobile device, you can download and listen to Tidal music files on your device via the Offline Mode. You don't need to use the network connection to enjoy the tracks you like. But you need a Tidal HiFi and HiFi Plus plan to access this feature. Below you can see how to use Tidal offline on Android and iOS devices.
How to Listen to Tidal Music Offline on Android Devices
Step 1. Launch the Tidal music app on your Android devices. Log into your Tidal HiFi Plus or Tidal HiFi account. If necessary, you can also customize the Tidal's download quality as 'Normal", 'High', 'HiFi', or 'Master' quality.
Step 2. Search for the songs you want to play offline. Then click on the 'Download' button to download Tidal music to Android.
Step 3. Later, head to the 'My Collection' tab and find the 'Downloaded' option. After then, you can go to enable the 'Offline Mode' unser the Settings section and start to listen to Tidal offline on your Android devices.
How to Use Tidal Offline Files on iPhone
Step 1. Open the Tidal app on your iOS devices like iPhone or else.
Step 2. Head to 'My Collection' at the bottom right of Tidal.
Step 3. Select playlists or albums from Tidal you want.
Step 4. Touch the 'three-dots' icon next to the title.
Step 5. Scroll down and choose 'download' to get Tidal music downloaded to iPhone or other iOS devices.
Step 6. Press the 'setting' icon from the upper right on the Tidal screen.
Step 7. Search for the 'Offline Mode' and turn on the 'Offline' switch. After that, you can play Tidal offline on the Tidal mobile app.
Part 4. How to Fix Tidal Offline Mode Not Working
"Why is Tidal Offline Mode not working on my phone" Sometimes, users may meet this issue when using Tidal. But don't worry. Here we will list some solutions to you to solve this issue.
Solution 1. First, you can try to restart your mobile phone. Just power off and power on it. And then open the Tidal app again to check whether the issue is resolved.
Solution 2. Try to clear Tidal cache on your mobile device. Maybe your device is run out of storage. So, you can try to delete your downloaded Tidal music files and clear the app cache to fix the offline mode not working issue.
Solution 3. Try to uninstall and reinstall the Tidal mobile app. You can remove the current Tidal app from your device and then go to the app store to download and install it again.
Solution 4. Update the Tidal app and your mobile device. You can go to update the Tidal app to the latest version and update your phone to the latest OS. Sometimes, the old version of app or device's OS may cause kinds of problems.
Solution 5. Check if your subscription has expired. If yes, please renew it to get the offline downloads. Free plan doesn't provide this feature.
Solution 6. Occasionally, Tidal's servers may experience temporary issues. You can check Tidal's official social media accounts or its website for any announcements about server issues.
Part 5. The Verdict
For desktop users, you can listen to Tidal offline on PC and Mac with ease via DRmare Tidal Music Converter. For mobile users, you can directly use Tidal Offline Mode on your Android devices and iPhones. But it's better to use the first method. It allows you to convert Tidal audio to plain audio formats with the original quality. And you can adjust Tidal audio parameters according to your special needs. After then, you can listen to Tidal songs offline on Windows and macOS computers without any limits. Besides, you can move Tidal music from your computer to other devices, including mobile devices for use offline. Then you can enjoy songs you like offline from Tidal on any device and platform without a problem.